Members of Congress, policy experts, and journalists take the stage to discuss market-based health reforms to put Americans in control of health care and coverage decisions.
Independent Women's Voice joins a large coalition of free-market and conservative organizations today to endorse House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp's legislation to slow down the IRS's reckless rush to regulate political speech in the middle of the current tax year. Camp's bill is expected on the House floor this week.
The practice of looking only for data that confirms preconceptions — and discounts anything to the contrary — is intellectually sloppy and undermines the validity of any claims it produces. It probably shouldn’t surprise us, then, that that’s exactly the approach being used by Paul Krugman in today’s New York Times.
Victory Media Group and Antietam Communications, working on behalf of Independent Women's Voice, took home Campaign and Elections’ 2014 Reed Awards for their outstanding work in not just one but two categories: Best Automated Phone Call Statewide or Special Election Campaign and Best Automated Phone Call Independent Expenditure, Public Affairs Advocacy, or Ballot Initiative.
National Review Online -
By Heather R. Higgins
As featured in National Review Online
The time has come for a coherent, multi-step strategy for rolling back Obamacare. It is not enough for conservatives to focus just on the website problems, or to wait and hope the misnamed Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) collapses on its own. The websites will ultimately get fixed well enough to function, and the “just wait” strategy underestimates both the appeal the new entitlement may hold for many and the serious damage that is being done to the private insurance market, whose viability is the foundation of any alternative to government mandates.
Friends of IWV– I thought I'd share some pretty exciting news about IWV's President and CEO Heather Higgins. She’s dismissing it as really not being about her, but a testament to the power of our issues and arguments, but I still wanted you to know that she has been recognized as one of Campaigns & Elections 50 Most Influential People, and we at IWF and IWV are very proud of her and our organizations' work.
Watch video from this afternoon's press conference on legislation proposed by Sen. Vitter to end the Washington Exemption from ObamaCare.
Independent Women's Voice has signed on to a joint letter in support for Sen. David Vitter's (R-LA) S. 1497 — The No Washington Exemption Act.
We, the undersigned organizations and individuals stand united in our support for a delay in ObamaCare’s employer mandate and individual mandate.
Columbia Missourian -
Missourians might want to tune out the barrage of political ads that flow from their dubious distinction of being both a presidential and hotly-contested Senatorial battleground. Yet they can't ignore the consequences of the policy decisions being made by their political representatives. One place they see those consequences firsthand is at the gas pump.